Scientific References

SCIENTIFIC REFERENCES & SOURCES

1. Sugita, T. and others, “Comprehensive analysis of the skin fungal microbiota of astronauts during a half-year stay at the International Space Station”, in “Med Mycol, March, 2016: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26773135

2. Hamada, Nobuo, Fujita, Tadao, “Effect of air-conditioning on fungal contamination”, in “Atmospheric Environment”, Volume 36, Issue 35, November 2002 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1352231002006611

3. Liberatore, Stacey, “The ultimate pedicure? Record Breaking astronaut Scott Kelly reveals being in space gives you ‘feet like a baby’ on soles – but ‘alligator skin’ on top” in Daily Mail, February 17, 2016 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3451718/The-ultimate-pedicure-Record-breaking-astronaut-Scott-Kelly-explains-space-gives-feet-like-baby-soles-alligator-skin-top.html

4. Shelton, Brian G. and others, “Profiles of Airborne Fungi in Buildings and Outdoor Environments in the United States”, in Applied and Environmental Microbiology, April 2002 http://aem.asm.org/content/68/4/1743.full

5. Michaels, Alexander J. and others, “Vitamin E and Skin Health” written, in part, by a grant from Neutrogena Corporation, published for Oregon State University and Linus Pauling Institute, 2012, https://lpi.oregonstate.edu/mic/health-disease/skin-health/vitamin-E

6. Keen, Mohammad and Hassan, Iffat, “Vitamin E in dermatology” in Indian Dermatology Online Journal, Jul-August 2016, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4976416/

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8. Simone R Foss and others, “Antifungal activity of pomegranate peel extract and isolated compound punicalagin against dermatophytes” in Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob, 5 Sep 2014, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4353666/

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10. Salah Gariballa and others, “Effect of Antioxidants and B-Group vitamins on Risk of Infections in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus” in Nutrients, March 2013, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3705315/